Most of Minnesota was under an Air Quality Alert Monday afternoon through Tuesday as smoke from forest fires in Saskatchewan, Canada, drifted across the state.

 

Most of Minnesota was under an Air Quality Alert Monday afternoon through Tuesday as smoke from forest fires in Saskatchewan, Canada, drifted across the state. The Minnesota River Valley west of Montevideo was quite hazy with smoke late Monday afternoon. Persons sensitive to smoky conditions were urged to stay indoors or use caution when going outdoors. (Staff photo by Mike Milbrandt)

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